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Oxalis  densa N.E.Br.   
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FamilyOXALIDACEAE
Genus species var.Oxalis  densa N.E.Br. 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Northern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
rocky slopes
Altitude700-1100m
Description acaulescent, leaves densely crowded, leaflets 3, bilobate, 4-5mm, adaxially glabrous, abaxially laxly hirsute, ciliate, petioles 1-2cm, flowers solitary, 15-17mm, purple striped
Size2-5cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivation
alpine house, dry rest in summer, watering from November
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
division of resting tubers
BibliographyDas Pflanzenreich (Engler) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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